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ireneoJul 04, 2012
caregiver222Jul 03, 2012
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To my chagrin and irritation another medical information site has been posting glowing endorsements of nursing homes ...
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caregiver222Jul 03, 2012
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By caregiver37 Blank
I reduced my grandmother's dose of Seroquel from 1/2 of a 25mg tablet to 1/4 and she still has slight TD-like muscle ...
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ireneoJun 25, 2012
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By britters17 Blank
Hello. I am 19 years old and I have to take care of my uncle. We have taken him to so many different doctors but they...
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caregiver222Jun 24, 2012
ireneoJun 24, 2012
garrettandelsasmomJun 23, 2012
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By funnygirl512 Blank
my father 88 years old/lives with me and husband has end stage kidney disease and heart failure/barely hanging in the...
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ireneoJun 24, 2012
garrettandelsasmomJun 23, 2012
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By caregiver222 Blank
With the super-elderly and severely disabled elderly (especially the bedridden) the structured provision of means for...
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garrettandelsasmomJun 23, 2012
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By caregiver222 Blank
One problem that invariably comes up is when an elderly person, wheelchair bound or bedridden, requires assistance fr...
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garrettandelsasmomJun 23, 2012
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By caryl99 Blank
chills and shivering without fever -- What are the causes and treatment? (This happens in a warm environment where e...
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garrettandelsasmomJun 23, 2012
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By Nugazz90 Blank
my mother who is 83 and diabetic recently was found by my sister in a diabetic coma and there are signs of an infarc....
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caregiver222Jun 22, 2012
ireneoJun 23, 2012
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By heartfluttersflyawayplz Blank
my SWEET MOM has now passed and all i can say is i would not take a min from the time i had my mom in my home, they h...
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caregiver222Jun 20, 2012
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ireneoJun 16, 2012
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By ireneo Blank
I decided to check the forums, see if there was a spot for people caring for an elderly parent. I won't go into a lon...
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ireneoJun 16, 2012
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By grumpybluebell Blank
My Mum is 87 and has taken a overdose of Warfarin. She was given vitamin K by her GP as soon at it was discovered. he...
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caregiver222Jun 15, 2012
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By jamesgc Blank
My brother is in the ICU at a major hospital, one with a good rating. He was in a bad auto wreck with multiple fracur...
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By sara304 Blank
My mother has lived with me for the paid 19yr and the last year she has a death wish. She wouldn't do anything for he...
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caregiver222May 12, 2012
ceadMay 11, 2012
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By bigchunky Blank
do nursing homes take your ssi benfits for short term patients
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ceadMay 11, 2012
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I am a single parent and I am my sons caregiver. My 19 year old son has been a c-4 ,c-5 quadriplegic for 4 years now...
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caregiver222May 09, 2012
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By vickigirl Blank
help me understand how someone, while legally blind in one eye, the other is corrected to 20/30 but she says she can'...
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caregiver222May 07, 2012
Thfc34May 06, 2012
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I look after my grandparents and have began using a site called www.curahq.com to organize my family and friends who ...
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Thfc34May 07, 2012
garrettandelsasmomMay 02, 2012
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By caregiver222 Blank
There are electric dispensers, but the simplest is to purchase four of the ones that hold a week's supply and load th...
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If you have a loved one in a rehabilitation facility of nursing home is is a good idea to have them sign a medical pr...
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"Speedrail" has been around a long time and is a system of metal components to create an an instant bannister or hand...
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